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August 20, 2012
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Today's the first day of school in Carson Valley

With the opening of school this morning, Sheriff Ron Pierini reminds drivers that they should anticipate an increase in child pedestrian activity - particularly around school zones.

"It is important that drivers obey the posted speed limit when traveling through a school zone, and to be vigilant for children crossing the roadways. The minimum fine for a speeding violation within a school zone is $150," Sheriff's Spokesman Sgt. Jim Halsey said.

Deputies of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office will be strictly enforcing the traffic laws in and around our schools and at the school bus stops, according to Halsey.

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The Record Courier Updated Aug 21, 2012 09:15AM Published Aug 20, 2012 10:25AM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.